US Open 2020: World No 2 Simona Halep latest in list of stars to pull out of tournament over COVID-19 fears
Halep joins a host of top players who are passing on playing at Flushing Meadows when the next Grand Slam tournament begins on 31 August.
Bencic, 23-year-old Swiss, joins a host of top players who are passing on playing at Flushing Meadows when the next Grand Slam tournament begins on 31 August.
Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin, defending champion Belinda Bencic and third seed Elina Svitolina made swift exits at the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships after they all fell in the first round on Tuesday.
Naomi Osaka’s return to Japan’s Fed Cup team after a year’s absence turned sour on Friday as the World No 10 suffered a thrashing at the hands of Spain’s Sara Sorribes Tormo.
Sixteen nations will battle this week to secure the last eight spots for the revamped Fed Cup finals in April with some heavyweights desperate to avoid missing the party.
Australian Open 2020: Nick Kyrgios wins thriller, sets up showdown with Rafael Nadal; Karolina Pliskova among women's top seeds knocked out in straight sets
Nick Kyrgios put aside a bloody hand, a hamstring issue, a tiff with the chair umpire and a resilient opponent who saved a pair of match points.
Australian Open 2020: Anett Kontaveit’s third round demolition show of Belinda Bencic a case of 'see it to believe it'
Kontaveit won the first nine games of the match against Bencic, and dropped just one game overall. She won 86% of her first serve points, 63% on her second serve, and never faced a break point. She hit 21 winners and just seven unforced errors
Australian Open 2020: Karolina Pliskova, Belinda Bencic join exit queue, Simona Halep, Angelique Kerber avoid chaos
Second-seeded Karolina Pliskova and No. 6 Belinda Bencic went the same way as Serena Williams and defending champion Naomi Osaka by exiting the Australian Open in a chaotic third round.
Australian Open 2020: Naomi Osaka says she is still searching 'champion mentality' after third round defeat against Coco Gauff
Osaka’s tame performance on Rod Laver Arena came less than four months after she beat Gauff easily 6-3 6-0 in the same round at the US Open.
Australian Open 2020: Simona Halep seals dominant win over Harriet Dart; 2019 semi-finalist Danielle Collins eliminated
Checkout all the match results of the women's singles fixtures from the third day of the Australian Open 2020
Australian Open 2020: Simona Halep goes past Jennifer Brady to enter second round after initial struggle; Maria Sharapova ousted
Former champion Maria Sharapova made her earliest Australian Open exit in a decade on Tuesday and said she was unsure whether her troublesome shoulder injury would allow her to return next year.
Shenzhen Open: Spain's sixth seed Garbine Muguruza beats Shelby Rogers in straight sets, to face Zarina Diyas in quarter-final
The sixth-seeded Muguruza, a two-times Grand Slam winner, fired 10 aces and won 80% of her first serve points to advance in an hour and 23 minutes
Shenzen Open: Defending champion Aryna Sabalenka, top seed Belinda Bencic knocked out in day of upsets
Swiss top seed Belinda Bencic and Belarusian defending champion Aryna Sabalenka were both knocked out on a day of upsets at China’s Shenzhen Open on Tuesday.
WTA Awards 2019: Roland Garros champion Ashleigh Barty, US Open title holder Bianca Andreescu among winners
Australia’s Ash Barty has been named WTA Player of the Year after capturing her maiden Grand Slam singles title and reaching the top of the world rankings
WTA Finals 2019: Ashleigh Barty justifies billing as 'undisputed' World No 1 with remarkable title run in Shenzhen
Ashleigh Barty now has a nearly 2000-point lead at the top of the rankings and has effectively negated her perceived disadvantage of height, standing tall at 5'5"
WTA Finals 2019: Ashleigh Barty's comeback win over Karolina Pliskova sets up decider against Elina Svitolina
World number one Ashleigh Barty overcame the hitting power of Karolina Pliskova with a comeback victory on Saturday to set up a mouth-watering WTA Finals decider against defending champion Elina Svitolina.
Svitolina will face either Australian top seed Ashleigh Barty or Karolina Pliskova in Sunday’s final, with the pair playing later on Saturday.
WTA Finals 2019: Ashleigh Barty storms past Petra Kvitova into semi-finals; Kiki Bertens' injury sees Belinda Bencic go through
Barty progressed from the round-robin stage with a crushing 6-4, 6-2 win over Petra Kvitova in one hour and 28 minutes at the Shenzhen Bay Sports Centre
WTA Finals 2019: Kiki Bertens scripts stunning comeback wins over Ashleigh Barty, Belinda Bencic keeps group alive
Bertens was a late replacement for world No.3 Naomi Osaka, who earlier in the day withdrew from the round-robin tournament due to a shoulder injury.
WTA Finals Preview: Ashleigh Barty leads eight top-ranked players in quest for biggest prize purse in tennis
WTA Finals in Shenzhen, China will pit the highest ranked eight women players in the world. At stake are plenty of points and a jaw dropping prize purse of $14 million.